Author archives: Melanie Monroe

  • September Horse Show in Jamul

  • September 16th, 2018 St. Pius X Arena Jamul, CA Parents and organizers:  To view the full gallery and to download your favorite images, click HERE. The password is the word after "High School Seniors" on my business card. (Case sensitive)  
  • Friends who are family

  • I've had the pleasure of photographing this handsome group of cousins a couple of times and it is always a blast!  They are all the perfect combination of fun and adventurous while still being perfect gentlemen. Their mamas organized this photo session as a gift to their grandmother and the boys we[...]
  • Hyslop Horse Haven Photos

  • The Hyslop Horse Haven Photos are ready to view and purchase! I will be going on vacation from July 5th - July 25th, so all orders placed while I am away will be fulfilled once I return. You can expect to receive your orders between August 1st and August 20th. Digital images as well as prints are[...]
  • Horse Photography

  • My daughter Alexis has been taking horseback riding lessons at Hylsop Horse Haven in Jamul. She had the opportunity to get her pictures taken with the horse that she rides during her lessons, Mr. Giggles. These were so much fun and I can't wait to get some printed to hang in her room!   [...]
  • Spring Mini-Sessions Coming in April!

  • I will be scheduling one day of  Spring mini sessions on April 14th!  Just in time for Mothers' Day! These sessions can be just Mom and the kids, just the kids, or the whole family! (Immediate family only, please) These sessions will be held at a park in East County in the afternoon. 20-minute se[...]
  • Lake Cuyamaca Family Photographer

  • It was a chilly afternoon on the day of this year's Lake Cuyamaca mini-sessions.  These kiddos toughed it out beautifully though and never complained a bit!  It certainly felt like fall that day and it put me in the spirit for a busy family photo season to come! San Diego Family Photo[...]
  • Lake Cuyamaca

  • Family Portraits at Lake Cuyamaca This sweet little girl was one of the happiest babies I've ever had the pleasure of photographing. Her mama described her as, "One of those types of babies that tricks you into having another one right away." Hah! If anyone deserved a happy baby, it's these peop[...]
  • Fall 2017 Mini-Sessions Now Booking!

  • Update 10/12 Current Availability: 4:30 at Lake Cuyamaca on 10/21 3:30 and 4:00 at an East County nature preserve on 10/25 4:30 pm at Big Rock Park in Santee on 10/27 9:15 am at Steel Canyon Bridge on 11/10 Please visit THIS LINK to see which sessions are available, then return to this pag[...]